Diamond Receives Two More Safety Awards From The ATA


Diamond has placed Second in the Heavy Hauler / Line -Haul Division, Unlimited Miles Category in the ATA National Truck Safety Contest.

Great West presented Diamond with their Gold Award in their National Safety Contest.


Diamond has earned the award in the Division I (under 500,000 miles) of the Wisconsin Motor Fleet Safety Contest for the year ending December 31, 2014 from the Wisconsin Motor Carriers Association. We had 0 accidents in Wisconsin. The award was presented to a representative of the company at the WMCA Annual Meeting, held on Tuesday, September 15 at the Blue Harbor Resort, Sheboygan.

Our Mileage for 2014 was 5,770,909
All Accident Ratio was 3.47
DOT Accident Ratio was .017

Compared to 2013 Mileage of 5,173,014
All Accident Ratio of 2.13
DOT Accident Ratio of .39

Arlan Turk, Chris Linders and Arvin Weber (retired) received awards this year for the Wisconsin Motor Carriers President’s Safe Drivers Club. They were honored at a banquet earlier this Spring.

Diamond Transportation System’s commitment to safety recently was recognized by the American Trucking Association.

Diamond won a second place award in the heavy hauler/unlimited mileage division of the ATA’s National Truck Safety Contest. Diamond also won a division improvement award. Diamond’s accomplishments were honored at the ATA Safety and Loss Prevention Management Council’s national safety and human resources conference Sept. 21 in Pittsburgh, Pa.

In 2006, Diamond trucks traveled 7,136,066 miles with an all-accident frequency ratio of 4.48 and a DOT-reportable accident frequency ratio of 0.28. That compares to 8,288,212 miles in 2005 with an all-accident frequency ratio of 4.83 and a DOT accident ratio of 0.97.